Gospel Meditation

March 16, 2018

5th Sunday of Lent (B)

Sacrifice and service JOHN 12:20–30 In today’s gospel we see some foreigners coming to Jesus, very much interested in who He is, what He is about […]
March 10, 2018

4th Sunday of Lent (B)

Look upon Him and be healed JOHN 3:14–21 Within the Divine Office prayer book, lies a beautiful hymn to be sung on the occasions that celebrate […]
March 2, 2018

3rd Sunday of Lent (B)

Jesus in the temple of our hearts JOHN 2:13–25 In today’s gospel passage we see Jesus visibly distressed by the activities of the money changers who […]
February 24, 2018

2nd Sunday of Lent (B)

The Transfiguration MARK 9:2–10 The transfiguration narrative is the ultimate revelation upon God’s mountain. “Listen to him” (Mk 9:8). This is an open and public statement […]
February 16, 2018

1st Sunday of Lent (B)

The Temptation story MARK 1: 12-15 On this first Sunday of Lent we continue reading Mark’s fast-moving Gospel. We encounter Jesus coming out of his baptism […]
February 10, 2018

6th Sunday of OT (B)

The Leper is cured MARK 1: 40–45 Today’s gospel narrates a powerful encounter of a leper approaching Jesus, on his knees, with a most unusual statement […]